Treatments include bonding, crowns, veneers, root canals, or extraction, depending on the severity.
Dr. Susan R. Pan, DDS, is a highly qualified dentist with a long-standing engagement in the field since 1986. She was a recipient of the Dr. Gerald Z Wright Award for graduating first in her class at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Western Ontario. Additionally, she worked as a clinical instructor for new dentists at the University of Western Ontario’s School of Dentistry and graduated from the Dental School of Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Pan has received recognition for her exceptional work, as she was consecutively awarded the Diamond Winner for the Readers’ Choice of their Favorite Dentist by the Hamilton Spectator in 2014 and 2015, and was nominated for the same title multiple times in 2007, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Porcelain veneers do not require special cleaning or maintenance appointments beyond regular dental check-ups and cleanings.
Poor oral health can lead to or exacerbate heart disease, diabetes, respiratory infections, and other systemic conditions.
Dental implants do not directly affect your ability to taste food. However, they can improve your overall eating experience by providing a stable and functional bite.
Factors include oral hygiene habits, diet, genetics, and the flow and composition of saliva.
Using a straw for hot beverages is generally acceptable, but ensure the aligners are not exposed to extreme heat.
They remove plaque and tartar that regular brushing and flossing miss, and help prevent cavities and gum disease.